Congress Approves 6.3% Increase In Education Spending For 2000
- Critics say budget plans may be unrealistic. Robelen, Erik W. // Education Week;04/07/99, Vol. 18 Issue 30, p24
Reports on the criticism over the New House and Senate budget plans for education spending. Reconciliation of respective versions of the nonbinding budget resolution for fiscal 2000; Difference between the Senate version and the House version; Argument about the resolution by education lobbyists.
- Let the fun and games begin on Capitol Hill. Malveaux, Julianne // Charlotte Post;1/5/2012, Vol. 37 Issue 17, p4A
The author discusses the issues that the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives will deliberate on when they reconvene in January 17, 2012 in addition to the campaign to limit the cuts in education funds and extend the tax cuts until the end of 2012.
- Budget Plan Brings Education Funding Boost. Sack, Joetta L. // Education Week;10/28/98, Vol. 18 Issue 9, p24
Reports on the spending plan for education which was approved by the United States Congress and President Bill Clinton. Information on the spending plan budget; Favored projects which were granted significant funding gains in 1998; Budget allotment for educational programs.
- Budget Battle Not Yet Won, Lobbyists Are Warned. Mirga, Tom // Education Week;4/28/1982, Vol. 1 Issue 31, p10
The article reports on the advice given by members of the House and Senate to education lobbyists to reevaluate their assumption that Congress is certain to spare federal education programs from further budget cuts during the 1983 fiscal year in the U.S. Representative Leon E. Panetta, a member...
- Senate panel proposes larger education budget. // Education Week;3/23/94, Vol. 13 Issue 26, p16
Reports on the US Senate Budget Committee's approval of an education budget resolution. Provisions under resolution; Total amount of budget allocated; Assessment of budget resolution's impact; Investigation of discrimination against students with disabilities; Guaranteeing college students'...
- Federal file. Hoff, David J. // Education Week;04/02/97, Vol. 16 Issue 27, p21
Reports on the creation by the Republican Party of the Republican Education Caucus to ensure the approval of balanced education funding and policy. Previous cuts in approved funding for education; Endorsement for funding increases; Includes news on the decision of Rep. John Edward Porter not to...
- Parties continue debate over funding for schools. Resnick, Amy B. // Bond Buyer;06/24/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30669, p4
Focuses on the United States Congress' deliberations on school finance-related legislation as of June 24, 1999. Debates between House Democrats and Republicans; Provisions of proposed legislation.
- Survey: Students Want Bigger Loans. Linder, Craig; Todd; Davenport // American Banker;9/18/2003, Vol. 168 Issue 180, p4
Advocates of expanding federal student loan programs hope that a survey released on Wednesday will give their cause a boost in the U.S. Congress. More than 90% of the 400 college students surveyed said that student loan programs have increased in importance as the economy has slowed and that...
- Service Loss Seen in Vocational-Unit Dispute. Walker, Reagan // Education Week;4/13/1988, Vol. 7 Issue 29, p15
The article reports on service loss faced by vocational educators. They said that they welcomed the move by members of the U.S. Congress to provide temporary funding to the Ohio State University unit and its West Coast challenger. However, most vocational educators said their greatest worry was...